Wes Benjamin

Wes Benjamin

Height/Weight: 6' 3"/205 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: L
Born: Winfield, Illinois
College: Kansas
Draft: 2014 5th round by the
  • NBC Chicago

    Could Cubs, Astros Swap Catchers in MLB Free Agency?

    Could Cubs, Astros swap catchers in MLB free agency? originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago It’s been reported this week the Astros have held discussions with Willson Contreras, and earlier in the offseason the Cubs have internally discussed Christian Vazquez. And Thursday, one more national writer weighed in on the intriguing possibility this offseason’s top two free agent catchers could swap teams.

  • South Side Sox

    Today in White Sox History: December 1

    Aparicio picked up 22 of the 24 possible votes. He beat out Cleveland’s Rocky Colavito (who would join the Sox in 1967) and Baltimore’s Tito Francona (who also would be a member of the White Sox, for part of the 1958 campaign). The White Sox traded pitcher Frank Baumann to the Cubs for catcher Jimmie Schaffer.


    Mike Clevinger reportedly agrees to a deal with the Chicago White Sox, filling a hole in the rotation

    The Chicago White Sox may be turning to a familiar foe to fill an opening in their rotation, reportedly agreeing to a contract with free-agent starter Mike Clevinger. The contract is for one guaranteed year at more than $8 million, MLB Network’s Jon Morosi reported. The agreement is pending a physical, according to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, who first reported the deal.